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Jack Tworkov  1900-1982, US

(Jack Tworkow)
Rank (2014): 11606 – 

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Male
Painting
Abstract Expressionism



to top Most exhibitions in:

Country
USA 95
United Kingdom 7
Germany 5
France 2
Spain 2




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Artist Rank
Willem de Kooning  168 23
Robert Motherwell  227 22
Hans Hofmann  1621 19
Theodoros Stamos  5738 19




to top Most exhibitions held at:

Institution
  Leo Castelli Gallery, USA 9
  ACME Fine Art & Design, USA 8
  Nancy Hoffman Gallery, USA 7
  Mitchell-Innes & Nash - Madison Av., USA 5



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1900 Born in Biała Podlaska, Woj. Lublin (PL)

1935 - 1941 he worked for the WPA, Federal Art Project, where he met Willem de Kooning.

since 1941 Selected Group exhibitions:
1941 Two Hundred Americam Watercolors, Whitney Museum of American Art, New York.
1951 Annual Exhibition of Contemporary American Sculpture, Watercolors and Drawings, Whitney Museum of American Art, New York.
1958 The New American Painting is shown in Eight European Countries, International, Program of the Museum of Modern Art, New York, travelling exhibiton: Kunsthalle Basel, Switzerland; Galleria Civica d-Arte Moderne, Milan, Italy; Museo Nacional de Arte Contempraneo, Madrid, Spain; Hochschule für Bildende Künste, Berlin, Germany; Stediljk Museum, Amsterdam, Netherland; a.o.
1976 The Golden Door: Artist-Immigrants of Americ, 1876-1976, Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Washington, DC.

since 1961 Selected Solo exhibitions:
1961 Leo Castelli Gallery, New York.
1964 Whitney Museum of American Art, New York; Washington Gallery of Modern Art, Washington, DC; San Francisco Museum of Art, San Francisco, CA.
1975 Whitney Museum of American Art, New York.
1976 John Berggruen Gallery, San Francisco, CA.
1982 Salomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York.

1963 - 1969 the artist was Chairman of the Art Department, Yale University.


1982 Died in Provincetown, MA (US)

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Public exhibitions (Selection) 116  Please report missing Information



to top Solo shows   53


2013
   Jack Tworkov - David Klein Gallery, Birmingham, MI

2012
   Jack Tworkov - Barbara Edwards Contemporary Inc., Toronto, ON

2010
   Jack Tworkov Works On Paper - ACME Fine Art & Design, Boston, MA
   Jack Tworkov - True and Fals - Mitchell-Innes & Nash - West Street, New York City, NY

2009
   Jack Tworkov: Against Extremes/Five Decades - UBS Art Gallery, New York City, NY
   Jack Tworkov - Women - Valerie Carberry Gallery, Chicago, IL

2008
   Jack Tworkov : The Late Painzings - ACME Fine Art & Design, Boston, MA

2007
   Jack Tworkov - Mitchell-Innes & Nash - Madison Av., New York City, NY

2006
   Jack Tworkov - Early Paintings and Works on Paper - Valerie Carberry Gallery, Chicago, IL

2002
   Jack Tworkov - Mitchell-Innes & Nash - Madison Av., New York City, NY

2000
Description and image  Jack Tworkov - American Contemporary Art Gallery, Munich
   Jack Tworkov - Mitchell-Innes & Nash - Madison Av., New York City, NY

1994
   Jack Tworkov - Manny Silverman Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
   Jack Tworkov,1935-1982: An Abstract Expressionist Inventing Form - McMullen Museum of Art, Boston College, Chestnut Hill, MA

1992
   Jack Tworkov, Works on Paper: Oil, Pastel and Color Pencil - - André Emmerich Gallery, New York City, NY (closed)

1991
   Jack Tworkov: Paintings from 1930 to 1981 - - André Emmerich Gallery, New York City, NY (closed)

1990
   BIG Paintings - - André Emmerich Gallery, New York City, NY (closed)

1987
   Jack Tworkov: Paintings, 1928-1982 - Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, Philadelphia, PA
   Jack Tworkov: Works on Paper: A Survey - Nancy Hoffman Gallery, New York City, NY

1985
   Paintings and Works on Paper from the 1970’s - Nancy Hoffman Gallery, New York City, NY

1983
   Jack Tworkov: Paintings and Works on Paper 1978-1982 - Nancy Hoffman Gallery, New York City, NY

1982
   Jack Tworkov: Works on Paper, 1933-1982 - Mint Museum of Art, Charlotte, NC
   Jack Tworkov: Fifteen Years of Painting - Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York City, NY
   Jack Tworkov: Works on Paper, 1933-1982 - Nancy Hoffman Gallery, New York City, NY

1980
   Jack Tworkov - The RISD Museum - University of Rhode Island, Providence, RI

1979
   Jack Tworkov: Paintings 1950-78 - Hatton Gallery, Newcastle upon Tyne
   Jack Tworkov: Paintings 1950-78 - Ulster Museum, Belfast (Northern Ireland)
   Jack Tworkov - - Richard Demarco Gallery (RDG), Edinburgh (Scotland) (closed)
   Jack Tworkov: Paintings 1950-78 - Fruitmarket Gallery, Edinburgh (Scotland)

1977
   New Work by Jack Tworkov - Nancy Hoffman Gallery, New York City, NY

1975
   Jack Tworkov, 75th Birthday Exhibition - Nancy Hoffman Gallery, New York City, NY

1974
   Jack Tworkov: Recent Paintings - Denver Art Museum, Denver, CO
   Jack Tworkov - Nancy Hoffman Gallery, New York City, NY

1971
   Jack Tworkov: Recent Paintings - Whitney Museum of American Art, New York City, NY

1968
   Tworkov Paintings - Indianapolis Museum of Art - IMA, Indianapolis, IN

1965
   Jack Tworkov - The Rose Art Museum, Waltham, MA
   Jack Tworkov: A Retrospective Exhibition - Walker Art Center, Minneapolis, MN

1964
   Jack Tworkov - San Francisco Museum of Modern Art - SFMOMA, San Francisco, CA
   Jack Tworkov: A Retrospective Exhibition - Whitney Museum of American Art, New York City, NY

1963
   Recent Paintings by Jack Tworkov - Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, CT
   Jack Tworkov - Leo Castelli Gallery, New York City, NY

1961
   Jack Tworkov - Newcomb Art Gallery , New Orleans, LA
   Jack Tworkov - Leo Castelli Gallery, New York City, NY

1959
   Tworkov - - Stable Gallery, New York City, NY (closed, 1970)

1958
   Tworkov: Exhibition of Drawings - - Stable Gallery, New York City, NY (closed, 1970)

1957
   Paintings by Jack Tworkov - Walker Art Center, Minneapolis, MN
   Tworkov: Exhibition of Paintings - - Stable Gallery, New York City, NY (closed, 1970)

1954
   Jack Tworkov - - Charles Egan Gallery, New York City, NY (closed, 1972)

1952
   Jack Tworkov - - Charles Egan Gallery, New York City, NY (closed, 1972)

1949
   Jack Tworkov - - Charles Egan Gallery, New York City, NY (closed, 1972)

1948
   Paintings by Jack Tworkov - The Baltimore Museum of Art, Baltimore, MD

1947
   Jack Tworkov: Still Life’s - - Charles Egan Gallery, New York City, NY (closed, 1972)

1939
   Jack Tworkov: Painting - ACA Galleries, New York City, NY

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2013
Description and image  Abstraction Américaine – American Abstraction - Fondation Fernet Branca, Saint-Louis
   Abstract Expressionism On Paper - Van de Weghe Fine Art, New York City, NY
   Abstract Paintings - de Sarthe Gallery, Hong Kong, SAR

2012
   Provincetown Views - ACME Fine Art & Design, Boston, MA
   Gallery Selections - Hollis Taggart Galleries, New York City, NY

2011
   Gesture and Abstraction: AbEx Gallery Selections - Hollis Taggart Galleries, New York City, NY
   Homage² - Asheville Art Museum, Asheville, NC
   The Expressionist Landscape - ACME Fine Art & Design, Boston, MA
   Black Mountain College and Its Legacy - Loretta Howard Gallery, New York City, NY
   Drawings - Valerie Carberry Gallery, Chicago, IL
   Group Show: Post War and Contemporary Masters - de Sarthe Gallery, Paradise Valley, AZ
   Abstract Expressionism: Reloading the Canon - Michael Rosenfeld Gallery, New York City, NY

2010
   Director´s Choice - ACME Fine Art & Design, Boston, MA

2009
   Groupings - Manny Silverman Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
Description  Bilderträume. Die Sammlung Ulla und Heiner Pietzsch - Neue Nationalgalerie, Berlin
   Abstract Expressionism: Further Evidence (Part One: Painting) - Michael Rosenfeld Gallery, New York City, NY

2008
   Works on Paper - ACME Fine Art & Design, Boston, MA
   Summer Salon 2008 - ACME Fine Art & Design, Boston, MA
   New York School - Robert Sandelson, London (England)
   Raymond Hendler and artists from his ‘avant garde’ Circle - Katharina Rich Perlow Gallery, New York City, NY
   American Abstraction - Mitchell-Innes & Nash - Madison Av., New York City, NY

2007
   Drawings II - Valerie Carberry Gallery, Chicago, IL
   Breaking the Mold: Selections from the Washington Gallery of Modern Art, 1961-1968 - Oklahoma City Museum of Art, Oklahoma City, OK
   Pathways and Parallels: Roads to Abstract Expressionism - Hollis Taggart Galleries, New York City, NY
   Figuratively Speaking - ACME Fine Art & Design, Boston, MA
   Group Show - Loretta Howard Gallery, New York City, NY

2006
   Pre-Post: American Abstraction 1940s - 60s - Van Doren Waxter, New York City, NY
   Black Mountain College - Bridgette Mayer Gallery, Philadelphia, PA
   The New Landscape / The New Still Life - Soutine and Modern Art - Cheim & Read, New York City, NY
   Black Mountain College: Its Time and Place - Asheville Art Museum, Asheville, NC
   Starting at Zero - Black Mountain College 1933-57 - Kettle's Yard, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire (England)

2005
   Ecole de New York - Expressionnisme Abstrait - oeuvres sur papier - MAMAC - Musee d´Art Moderne et d`Art Contemporain Nice, Nice

2004
   The Intimate Collaboration - Twenty-Five Years of Teaberry Press - Samek Art Gallery , Lewisburg, PA
   Selection of the Gallery - American Contemporary Art Gallery, Munich

2003
   Pairings - - Hackett Freedman Gallery, San Francisco, CA (closed, 2009)

2002
Description  Black Mountain College: Una aventura americana - Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofía, Madrid
Description and image  "New York School" - American Contemporary Art Gallery, Munich
   Perspectives II: Five Decades of Seminal Work - Kouros Gallery, New York City, NY

1999
   À rebours. La rebelión informalista 1939-1968 - Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofía, Madrid

1998
   Master Drawings of the Twentieth Century - Mitchell-Innes & Nash - Madison Av., New York City, NY

1996
   Group Exhibition - Manny Silverman Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

1980
   American Drawing in Black and White: 1970-1980 - Brooklyn Museum of Art, New York City, NY

1977
   Jack Tworkov & Guy Williams - Art Museum at U.C. Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara, CA

1975
   Kyle Morris, James Prestini, Jack Tworkov - Arts Club of Chicago, Chicago, IL

1971
   Highlights of the 1970-71 Art Season - The Aldrich Contemporary Art Museum, Ridgefield, CT

1967
   1967 Annual Exhibition of Contemporary American Painting - Whitney Museum of American Art, New York City, NY

1966
   Society for Contemporary Art 26th Annual - The Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL

1964
   Group Exhibition - Leo Castelli Gallery, New York City, NY

1963
   Group Drawing Exhibition - Leo Castelli Gallery, New York City, NY

1962
   Group Exhibition - Leo Castelli Gallery, New York City, NY
   Group Drawing Exhibition - Leo Castelli Gallery, New York City, NY
   65th Annual American Exhibition - The Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL

1961
   Group Exhibition - Leo Castelli Gallery, New York City, NY
   The Ben Heller Collection of Paintings of the School of New York - The Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL
   An Exhibition in Progress - Leo Castelli Gallery, New York City, NY

1960
   Summary 1959 – 1960 - Leo Castelli Gallery, New York City, NY

1959
   documenta 2 - Documenta, Kassel
Description  The New American Painting - Tate Britain, London (England)

1958
   The New American Painting - BOZAR - Palais des Beaux-Arts / Paleis voor Schone Kunsten, Brussels
   Personal Contacts: A Decade of Contemporary Drawings, 1948-1958 - Contemporary Arts Museum Houston, Houston, TX
   The New American Painting - Stedelijk Museum CS, Amsterdam
  Kunsthalle BaselThe New American Painting - Kunsthalle Basel, Basel Send message

1951
   9th Street Art Exhibition - - 9th Street Art Exhibition, New York City, NY (closed, 1951)

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Germany

 American Contemporary Art Gallery, Munich

USA

 Thomas McCormick Gallery, Chicago, IL
 Mark Borghi Fine Art - New York, New York City, NY
 James Goodman Gallery, New York City, NY
 Mitchell-Innes & Nash - Madison Av., New York City, NY
 Mitchell-Innes & Nash - West Street, New York City, NY
 Landfall Press, Santa Fe, NM

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United Kingdom

 Tate Britain, London (England)

USA

 Allentown Art Museum, Allentown, PA
 Addison Gallery of American Art, Andover, MA
 UMMA - The University of Michigan Museum of Art, Ann Arbor, MI
 Blanton Museum of Art, Austin, TX
 The Baltimore Museum of Art, Baltimore, MD
 Yellowstone Art Museum, Billings, MT
 Birmingham Museum of Art, Birmingham, AL
 Bowdoin College Museum of Art, Brunswick, ME
 Albright-Knox Art Gallery, Buffalo, NY
 MIT List Visual Arts Center, Cambridge, MA
 Ackland Art Museum, Chapel Hill, NC
 Hunter Museum of American Art, Chattanooga, TN
 The Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL
 The Cleveland Museum of Art, Cleveland, OH
 The Detroit Institute of Arts, Detroit, MI
 Fort Wayne Museum of Art, Fort Wayne, IN
 The Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art, Hartford, CT
 Honolulu Academy of Arts, Honolulu, HI
 MFAH - Museum of Fine Arts Houston, Houston, TX
 Indianapolis Museum of Art - IMA, Indianapolis, IN
 Arkansas Arts Center, Little Rock, AR
 Chazen Museum of Art, Madison, WI
 Walker Art Center, Minneapolis, MN
 Storm King Art Center, Mountainville, NY
 Brooklyn Museum of Art, New York City, NY
 Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York City, NY
 The Jewish Museum of New York, New York City, NY
 The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York City, NY
 MoMA - Museum of Modern Art, New York City, NY
 Whitney Museum of American Art, New York City, NY
 The Newark Museum, Newark, NJ
 Chrysler Museum of Art, Norfolk, VA
 San Francisco Museum of Modern Art - SFMOMA, San Francisco, CA
 Santa Barbara Museum of Art, Santa Barbara, CA
 Daum Museum of Contemporary Art, Sedalia, MO
 American University Museum at the Katzen Arts Center, Washington, DC
 Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Washington, DC
 The National Gallery of Art, Washington, DC
 The Phillips Collection, Washington, DC
 Smithsonian American Art Museum, Washington, DC

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